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Other people might have been disheartened by such unrelenting proximity to pain, but the knowledge that things could be worse filled Diaz, a relentless optimist, with a profound sense of calm.
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Though I got disheartened by the strict mindset of being a restaurateur, I feel like I can do anything now.
If you have missed that slot, then no need to be disheartened as, by the end of this article, you will earn the best ways to get there.
He said nothing, not wishing perhaps to dishearten his companion.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
While they dishearten the irresolute, they stimulate the brave.
Fortune may be kind or be unkind, it shall neither dishearten me nor uplift me.
It is an immense problem, often enough to dishearten good men and women.
No, no, there is nothing encouraging about it; and as for disheartening, nothing ought to dishearten a seaman.
THE PATHFINDERJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
He had no wish to dishearten him, but he knew there was little chance of his being successful.
But is a man of very happy-go-lucky type whom it is hard to dishearten.
CLASS OF '29ORRIE LASHIN AND MILO HASTINGS

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